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RE: hole in steel web

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AISC published a design guide entitled "Steel & Composite Beams with Web
Openings" in 1990 that seems to be pretty good. It has information on
reinforced and unreinforced holes and covers different hole shapes and

Hope this is helpful to you.

Dave K. Adams, S.E.
Lane Engineers, Inc.
Tulare, CA

-----Original Message-----
From: Francisco Duarte [mailto:fduarte(--nospam--at)LEASUNG.COM]
Sent: Thursday, October 05, 2000 10:42 AM
To: 'seaint(--nospam--at)'
Subject: hole in steel web

Does anyone have any info. concerning drilling a hole in a steel web.
I have a W18X50 and the contractor wants to drill a hole 31/2 inches in
diameter in tithe web.
What should I be concert in this situation. Any info will be greatly
million thanks,
F. Duarte, EIT.